Tortillo!*, Casey Ross’s 2009 Fringe comedy script, opens CRP’s Humanities Season this January. Tortillo! opens at the Fringe Indy Eleven Theatre January 7th, and runs two weekends, Thursdays through Sundays.
Tortillo! follows the flavorless lives of Dave Dickens and Steven Hensen, two painfully regular snack-food company employees, until, one evening, Dave receives an ominous phone call, telling the budding tortilla chip tycoon to “mind his own masa…”. Dickens and Hensen quickly find themselves in the midst of a drug-trafficking murder mystery that is anything 1. (Left to Right) Davey Pelsue, Matt Anderson, Robert Webster, Lisa Marie Smith and Tristan Ross. Photo Credit: Kelly Gauldoni. but bland.—this January, it’s up to two of the littlest guys in the business to save the snack-food industry or be eaten alive. See the extended cut of this hilarious 2009 Fringe hit, directed by returning original cast-member, Tristan Ross and written by 6-time veteran Fringe playwright, Casey Ross, in this new full-length production that promises to bring a bold new flavor of comedy to the Indy Eleven. *16+ CONTAINS ADULT LANGUAGE.
Tickets will be available online through IndyFringe.org and at the door and will be $15 at the door and $12 if you buy online, in advance.